FLAAPM Fall Meeting

UF Medical Physics was well represented at the 2019 Fall Meeting of the Florida Chapter of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (FLAAPM) in St Petersburg (September 26-27). 

A poster session during the Night-In Social Event featured contributions from five UF students and faculty, two of whom received awards: 

  • Catherine Olguin (PhD Student) tied for 1st place with her poster “CT Number Variability of Advanced Dual Energy Reconstructions of a Single Source CT Scanner“.
  • Zahra Razi (PhD Student) tied for 3rd place with her poster “ATIA, Future Quality Control Platform to Monitor X-Ray Imaging Systems Automatically and Remotely“. 

Four out of the eleven speakers also represented UF: Dr O’Dell (Radiation Therapy), Dr Rill (Radiology), Dr Huh (Proton Therapy Institute) and Sofia Ioannidou (Radiation Safety). 

Catherine Olguin, Medical Physics PhD Student, in front of FLAAPM poster
Zahra Razi, Medical Physics Student, in front of FLAAPM poster